City of Jackson Announces Sign Competition, Cash Prizes

The City of Jackson is seeking submission of designs from public for the Unified Sinage Design Competion for Jackson, Mississippi. Design is needed for five sign types with indicating design specifications. Top designs may be selected as the design scheme for the City of Jackson.

To be considered, one (1) original submission with the electronic copy of the submission in PDF format on a Microsoft Window compatible CD or portable device must be received no later than 3:30 P.M. (CT), on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at the City Clerk’s Office, 219 S. President Street, Jackson, Mississippi 39201. Mailed submissions should be addressed to the Office of the City Clerk, P.O. Box 17, Jackson, MS 39204-0017.

First, second, and third place cash prizes will be awarded and announced on May 21, 2018. The first place prize is $10,000 (sponsored by Downtown Jackson Partners), the second place prize is $7,500 (sponsored by Visit Jackson), and the third place prize is $5,000 (sponsored by Greater Jackson Arts Council).

Project Timeline
Submission Deadline: 3:30pm (CT) May 1, 2018
Winner Announcement: 3:30pm (CT) May 21, 2018, City Hall, Council Chamber, 219 S. President Street

Questions about this competition should be directed in writing to:
Biqi Zhao, City of Jackson Planning Department, Email: Ramina Aghili, City of Jackson Planning Department, Email:

Please see full application below

Click to access SignageCompetition_CityOfJackson.pdf

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1 Comment on City of Jackson Announces Sign Competition, Cash Prizes

  1. Carroll K Frazier // February 16, 2018 at 8:56 am // Reply

    Awesome! This is a great opportunity for the City and citizens of Jackson!

    Thanks for the information!

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